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Saki 1870-1916

Overview
Works: 467 works in 1,758 publications in 12 languages and 30,340 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Drama  History  Humor  Parodies, imitations, etc  Satire  Short stories 
Roles: Author, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Actor, Instrumentalist, Creator
Classifications: PR6025.U675, 823.912
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Saki
The short stories of Saki (H.H. Munro) by Saki( Book )

129 editions published between 1930 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The phantom luncheon; A bread and butter Miss; Bertie's Christmas Eve; Forewarned; The interlopers; Quail seed; Canossa; The threat;Excepting Mes. Pentherby; Mark; The hedgehog; The mappined life; Fate; The bull; Morlvera; Shock Tactics; The seven ceam jugs; The occasional garden' The sheep; The oversight; Huacinth; The image of the lost soul; The purple of the Balkan Kings; The cupboard of the yesterdays; Fot the duration of the wat; The square egg; Birds on the western fromt; The gala Programme; The infernal parliament; The achievement of the cat; The old town of Pskoff; Clovis on the alleged romance of business; The comments of Moung Ka; Biography of Saki--E.M. Munro; Index of titles
Saki, a life of Hector Hugh Munro : with six short stories never before collected by A. J Langguth( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and French and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of Saki (H.H. Munro) by Saki( Book )

97 editions published between 1930 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reprise d'une anthologie de 1930 qui réunit les trente meilleures nouvelles de H. H. Munro. A la fois cruels et drolatiques, ces textes brefs mais insolites composent un fantastique particulier à cet auteur pince-sans-rire dont les personnages sont comme des miroirs-échos. Heureuse réédition. [SDM]
The novels and plays of Saki (H.H. Munro) complete in one volume by Saki( Book )

40 editions published between 1933 and 1998 in English and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For contents, see Author Catalog
The unbearable Bassington by Saki( Book )

89 editions published between 1912 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edwardian satirist Hector Hugh Munro produced a prodigious body of fiction, plays, and other writing under the pen name Saki. The novella The Unbearable Bassington follows the travails of Comus Bassington, a playboy and ne'er-do-well who is ultimately sent away to the British Colonies by his long-suffering family
Saki by Saki( )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chronicles of Clovis by Saki( Book )

83 editions published between 1911 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are good things which we want to share with the world and good things which we want to keep to ourselves. The secret of our favorite restaurant, to take a case, is guarded jealously from all but a few intimates; the secret, to take a contrary case, of our infallible remedy for seasickness is thrust upon every traveler we meet, even if he be no more than a casual acquaintance about to cross the Serpentine
The complete works of Saki by Saki( Book )

49 editions published between 1975 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes over 125 short stories, as well as three novels and three plays
Beasts & super-beasts by Saki( Book )

71 editions published between 1914 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Byzantine omelette, A holiday task, The name-day, The seventh pullet, She-wolf, The treasure ship, are separate volumes containing short stories by Saki
The Penguin complete Saki by Saki( Book )

11 editions published between 1982 and 1998 in English and French and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This omnibus edition contains the author's short stories, novels, and plays
The sea-green horse : a collection of short stories by Barbara Howes( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story-teller : thirteen tales by Saki( Book )

2 editions published between 1982 and 1987 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of stories about children, by a master of the witty and satirical short story
When William came; a story of London under the Hohenzollerns by Saki( Book )

47 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When William Came, published in 1913, predicted the imminent World War. In this story Germany wins the war and the royal family, the Hohenzollerns, rule in London. Life under German rule in chronicled in this example of invasion literature, which sprang from the tensions in Europe at the turn of the century
The complete short stories of Saki (H.H. Munro) by Saki( Book )

12 editions published between 1939 and 2000 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Westminster Alice by Saki( Book )

30 editions published between 1902 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reginald; and, Reginald in Russia by Saki( Book )

26 editions published between 1921 and 2004 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The toys of peace and other papers by Saki( Book )

27 editions published between 1919 and 2012 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edwardian society was rife with hypocrisy and ridiculousness, and the writer who worked under the pen name Saki delighted in skewering these conventions. The collection The Toys of Peace, and Other Papers includes one of Saki's best-known short stories and a variety of other engaging pieces
Reginald by Saki( Book )

21 editions published between 1904 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of witty, mischievous and sometimes macabre stories satirised Edwardian society and culture
Reginald in Russia and other sketches by Saki( Book )

22 editions published between 1910 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edwardian author Hector Hugh Munro wrote under the cryptic pseudonym Saki, producing a diverse and robust body of work. This collection includes a story that follows Reginald, a recurring character in Saki's writing, to the frosty burgs of early twentieth-century Russia
The toys of peace by Saki( Book )

10 editions published between 1919 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Penguin complete Saki
Alternative Names
Hector Hugh Munro

Hector Hugh Munro englischer Schriftsteller und Satiriker

Munro, H. H.

Munro, H. H. 1870-1916

Munro, H. H. (Hector Hugh), 1870-1916.

Munro, Hector H.

Munro, Hector H. 1870-1916

Munro, Hector H. (Hector Hugh), 1870-1916.

Munro, Hector Hugh.

Munro Hector Hugh 1870-1916

Munro, Hector Hugo 1870-1916

Munroe, Hector Hugh 1870-1916

Saki

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Saki scriptor Britannicus, pseudonymum Hectoris Hugonis Munro

Saki scrittore britannico

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מונרו, הקטור הפ

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סאקי

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Languages
English (787)

French (29)

Spanish (23)

Czech (7)

German (3)

Romanian (3)

Dutch (3)

Catalan (2)

Polish (2)

Basque (2)

Japanese (1)

Finnish (1)

Covers
The novels and plays of Saki (H.H. Munro) complete in one volumeThe unbearable BassingtonThe chronicles of ClovisBeasts & super-beastsThe Penguin complete SakiWhen William came; a story of London under the HohenzollernsThe complete short stories of Saki (H.H. Munro)Reginald; and, Reginald in Russia